A Symbol of Hope

From the ashes: Black Friar Pub a "symbol of hope from decay".

Rising from the ashes.

“The pub that became a symbol of hope from decay” – Manchester Evening News

It made our Christmas to be featured in the Manchester Evening News – and how heartwarming it was to read such a glowing review!

It’s been a long road.

We’ve come a long way since Summer, and even further from the abandoned pub that first greeted us. What a journey. Our heart and soul went into restoring this place to it’s former glory, and it’s been so wonderful to speak to locals who remember coming here in their youth.

A big thank you.

Thanks to everyone who has supported us so far. Merry Christmas, and we hope to see you all soon. And if we haven’t met you yet – please do pop in!

Love, Neil x


Read the full review here.

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